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DHS Reacts: Anonymous thoughts on the Jan. 6th Capitol riots

DHS Reacts: Anonymous thoughts on the Jan. 6th Capitol riots
January 11, 2021

Courtesy of the Dublin Political Coalition, Dublin High Students shared their anonymous thoughts on the January 6th riots at the Capitol and explained how the event was discussed through online school....

Governor Newsom holds press conference detailing school reopening strategy

Governor Newsom holds press conference detailing school reopening strategy
January 4, 2021

On Wednesday, December 30, 2020 California Governor Gavin Newsom hosted a press conference to detail new state standards and steps for reopening schools.  The governor announced a $2 billion payment...

Alameda County moves into lockdown

Alameda County moves into lockdown
December 9, 2020

At 12:01 AM on November 18, Alameda County moved back into the purple tier due to a significant rise in the number of cases of Covid-19. The county, along with the state of California, has since been placed...

Meet the students behind Project TERSUS, a revolutionary drone aimed to make Dublin High’s campus safer

Meet the students behind Project TERSUS, a revolutionary drone aimed to make Dublin High’s campus safer
December 9, 2020

As December and, inevitably, Finals week, falls upon us, it’s difficult to register that half of the school year was spent virtually. Students and staff alike are itching to return to campus, yet news...

Olivesoap: Supporting and Uplifting Communities

Olivesoap: Supporting and Uplifting Communities
December 9, 2020

Visiting animal shelters to help pets has been the weekly highlight of many Dublin High students' lives for years, but COVID-19 has changed that for anyone. One student has founded a small business to...

Learning a new language – surprisingly easy?

Learning a new language - surprisingly easy?
December 9, 2020

Is there any way to connect with millions across the world, discover a new purpose, and join a warm and comforting community? Now, you’d most likely be thinking, ‘pshaw, that's impossible!’ You’d...

Discussion over reopening continues

Photo retrieved from Dublin High School's website. Photographed by Gregory Cortez Media.
November 16, 2020

As we head into the winter, high schools across the nation are deliberating on the controversial question of reopening. On October 27th, a meeting of the Board of Trustees provided new insight into the...

School Life for DHS Alumni and First-Year College Students Amidst a Pandemic

School Life for DHS Alumni and First-Year College Students Amidst a Pandemic
November 12, 2020

The transition from high school to college can often be thought of as the most extensive jump students will ever make in their educational careers. However, the COVID-19 virus makes the already tricky...

DHS Reacts: Should 17-year-olds be given the right to vote?

DHS Reacts: Should 17-year-olds be given the right to vote?
November 3, 2020

As votes are counted for the 2020 election, states across the country are witnessing record-breaking voter turnout. Over the past few weeks, media channels have flooded Americans with opposing campaign...

Red Ribbon Week celebrated virtually

The Zoom background created by the DHS Peer Educators to raise awareness about Red Ribbon Week
November 3, 2020

Red Ribbon Week is a yearly tradition in schools that promotes healthy lifestyles and the importance of staying away from drugs. Every year, there is a new catchy slogan to emphasize the benefits of a...

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